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STILL at Risk?
CQC safeguarding & hospital inspection teams have both carried out a review of services in Rotherham, including the effectiveness of the safeguarding arrangements health services for looked after children.  Both teams found improvements must be made in child safeguarding and that some agencies still do not understand their roles or responsibilities in this area.  Contraceptive & sexual health services in particular and these partners can play a potentially critical role in identifying children at risk.
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CQC:  Review of health services in Rotherham

‘Root & Branch’ reform is so difficult to achieve despite the best of intentions

Should senior council & police officers take responsibility for their alleged actions / inaction and also resign, as they are paid to be ‘responsible’?

Somehow the term ‘The Great & the Good’ no longer seems to be appropriate for our ‘Civic Leaders’

Not surprising crime figures fall if reports of crimes are ignored!

Secure Government Data storage: The importance of protecting the device and not just the network